David Powell is a graduate student in the History program, where he completed his undergraduate work at the College of Part-Time Studies in 2007. He works as a public relations specialist and as a freelance copywriter. David's history-related ambitions include writing a historical fiction novel and eventually returning to the College of Part-Time Studies as an instructor in ancient and medieval history. His other interests include astronomy, genealogy, and information technology. Originally from New Brunswick, New Jersey, he now lives in Limerick, Pennsylvania with his wife and two young daughters.